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January 11, 2001 | JAMES F. SMITH, TIMES STAFF WRITER
The Mexican government Wednesday shut down a third military base in Chiapas state in what Foreign Secretary Jorge Castaneda called a confidence-building measure intended to encourage Zapatista rebels to return to the negotiating table. As part of a cautious but steady series of steps to reduce the military presence in the troubled southern state, the army dismantled and abandoned a base outside the town of Ocosingo.
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January 11, 2001 | JAMES F. SMITH, TIMES STAFF WRITER
The Mexican government Wednesday shut down a third military base in Chiapas state in what Foreign Secretary Jorge Castaneda called a confidence-building measure intended to encourage Zapatista rebels to return to the negotiating table. As part of a cautious but steady series of steps to reduce the military presence in the troubled southern state, the army dismantled and abandoned a base outside the town of Ocosingo.
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